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Why It’s Harder to Fight Doping in Paralympic Sport (with Ali Jawad)

Today we’re speaking with Ali Jawad, a British Paralympic powerlifter and silver medalist from the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Ali was born a double above the knee amputee, and he completed in judo at a high level prior to discovering powerlifting. Ali is one of Britain’s most accomplished strength professional athletes, and he’s likewise an …

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Multi-Time Paralympian Ali Jawad Talks Training and Anti-Doping Efforts in Paralympic Powerlifting

Ali Jawad set his sights on the Paralympic Games when he was just a young boy growing up in the UK. “When I was 6, I watched (sprinter) Michael Johnson win his double gold medals in Atlanta. I didn’t know what sport I was going to do. Obviously I couldn’t be a runner, because I …

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